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Project Archivist, Oral History Projects, Academy Film Archive

Full Time – 1 year term position

Job Summary

The Academy Oral History Projects department, housed within the Academy Film Archive, is seeking an experienced and highly motivated professional to fill the position of Project Archivist to inventory audiovisual oral history collections in preparation for digital preservation and access. 381 more words


Project Archivist, AMPAS, Margaret Herrick Library

Project Archivist (Part Time)

Job Summary

The Project Archivist is responsible for processing, arrangement, description, and cataloging of a large collection of papers of an American documentary filmmaker for the Special Collections Department of the Margaret Herrick Library. 338 more words


Cheryl Boone Isaacs Re-Elected Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences President

According to Variety.com, on Tuesday the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences re-elected Cheryl Boone Isaacs as its President.  This upcoming year will mark her second term.   573 more words


The Cold-Hearted Oscar Chances of Warm-Hearted BOYHOOD / Please Stop Talking About Andy Serkis Winning an Oscar

Here’s a two-part piece checking out the Oscar chances of two well-reviewed films of the summer, typically a dead-zone for awards

I apologize in advance for talking cynically about something beautiful. 1,235 more words


'Academy Originals' Mini-Docs Channel Filmmaking On AMPAS Site, YouTube

The Motion Picture Academy‘s new, and wide-ranging, weekly series of short videos talks about filmmaking of many kinds. Already, shorts posted on the two-month-old YouTube channel feature notables such as… 236 more words